Board of Directors

AAA Executive Board

Dr. Joseph Ciccone President
Mary J. Tokarski First Vice President
Linda Soley Reed Second Vice President
Rachel Quirbach Secretary
Ray Oreggia Treasurer

AAA Governing Board

Rita Davidson Barnea Kevin Friedrich Ray Oreggia
Manny Bobenrieth Donald Gerundo Rachel Quirbach
Frank Busso Joan Grauman Linda Soley Reed
Frank Busso, Jr. Mitch Guido Dr. William Schimmel
Alex Chudolij Dominic Karcic Mario Tacca
Dr. Joseph Ciccone Emilio Magnotta Al Terzo
Beverly Roberts Curnow Dr. Robert Young McMahan Mary J. Tokarski
Joanna Darrow Edward Monteiro Frank Toscano
Sam Falcetti Marilyn O'Neil Jeanne Velonis

AAA Appointments

Don Gerundo Financial Advisor
Joan Grauman Historian
Dr. William Schimmel & Mary Tokarski Resident Artists
Julie A. Cardona Administrative Assistant

AAA Festival

Mary J. Tokarski Competition
Linda Soley Reed Artists Liaison
Frank Busso Hotel Liaison
Joan Grauman Workshops
Frank Busso, Jr. Exhibits
Linda Soley Reed Journal


Composer’s Commissioning - Chair: Dr Robert Young McMahan, Jeanne Velonis, Beverly Curnow, Dr William Schimmel

Tenri Master Classes – Dr William Schimmel

Valtaro Event – Chair: Mario Tacca, Dominic Karcic, Ray Oreggia, Frank Toscano, Emilio Magnotta, Dr Joseph Ciccone

Carrozza Event – Chair: Dr Joseph Ciccone, Linda Soley Reed, Beverly Curnow, Mario Tacca, Emilio Magnotta, Dr Robert Young McMahan

Bylaws – Chair: Frank Busso, Jr., Mary J. Tokarski

Newsletter – Chair: Kevin Friedrich, Linda Soley Reed

Promotion – Everyone is a Member!

Media – Chair: Joan Grauman, Al Terzo, Joanna Darrow

Youth Promotion – Chair: Don Gerundo, Marilyn O’Neil

Bob Vitale Youth Involvement Program – Chair: Marilyn O’Neil, Don Gerundo, Rachel Quirbach, Mitch Guido

Breaking News

Carmen Carrozza Memorial Award Competition

Joey Miskulin to receive the AAA Lifetime Achievement Award

Upcoming Events

AAA Festival 2019

July 17-21, 2019
Valley Forge Casino Resort (Radisson Hotel)
1160 First Avenue
King of Prussia, PA 19406
NEW Information online:
2019 Flyer
2019 Registration Form
Competition Rules
Competition Entry
Hotel Reservations
Festival Advertising

Elsie M. Bennett Composition Competition

2019 information coming soon at Bennett Competition Events Page.

AAA Open Meeting

July 21, 2019 (Sunday breakfast at 2019 Festival).

Further information

2019 AAA Master Class and Concert Series

William Schimmel, Moderator and Curator, July 26 27 and 28, 2019, Tenri Cultural Institute, NY 10011.

AAA Newsletters

Previous newsletters are now online.